Originally posted by intrepid
Sorry mate, I disagree. I'd rather have my family die with the dignity of a Camp victim than survive as a Hannibal. Humanity means something imo.
i say there is no dignity in death.
also, there is a 'healty'(as in not decaying) pile of flesh that you and your kids could live off of for days and you wouldn't touch it?
you've not eaten in 2 weeks and your kids are starving?
well, thats your choice....just not cool that you're kinda looking down on people for saying they would, in a survival situation.
i mean, surviving is kinda the point of survival, not living by your strict moral code.
whatever.....i get your point and i respect it
edit* why are you getting so bent intrepid?
this is a what if scenerio thread and i think your morals are giving you an attitude to some people...why? cause they told the truth.
for all you saying in cold climates there are insects....ok, lets change it then cause i am trying to see if you would resort to human flesh. not
ok, you and 5 people are in some sailboat and are sailing across. atorm hits and you have to bail and all 5 of you are in the middle of the drink, in
a dingy boat, no water, no radio, no food.
no insects around..no nothing.
back in the day the sailors had the 'law of the sea'....in those situations, they would eat the dead one first......they would eat their own and
i'll really gross you out. you can't drink sea water cause you will dehydrate so you have to get fluids....where is there fluids?
thats right....humans.....they have a thing called blood.
so, there IS food and drink there in that dingy.....thing is, do you take it?
this is a hypothetical intrepid...mellow out mang...
[edit on 7-6-2007 by Boondock78]